Management of Large Erupting Complex Odontoma in Maxilla
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Case Report:
A 13-year-old boy was referred to the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery in a tertiary referral centre and presented with a right facial cellulitis, and a hard mass was palpable in his right maxilla The patient reported that the symptoms had begun 1 week previously but that he had noticed a mass in the right maxillary molar area 6 months previously. The infection was treated with empirical intravenous antibiotic therapy. Extraoral examination revealed a hard swelling over the right maxilla, with an associated intraoral calcified mass and missing molar teeth. There was no associated sensory nerve deficit. Plain radiographs and computed tomography demonstrated an extensive calcified lesion in the right maxilla, extending to the infraorbital rim. An incisional biopsy was taken and histopathological examination suggested the presence of odontoma or fibrous dysplasia....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4279725/
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